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Old 16 September 2010, 02:43 AM   #1
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Rolex G series

Is that any Rolex experts or fans here can tell the history or even something about Rolex G series? for example, G123456. Thanks!
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Old 16 September 2010, 02:51 AM   #2
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has there even been a g serial?

please provide more info...
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Old 16 September 2010, 02:55 AM   #3
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Is that any Rolex experts or fans here can tell the history or even something about Rolex G series? for example, G123456. Thanks!
Rolex have quite a few running at the moment,V,G,M,plus the random 2 letter plus numbers, but they are all just case stamps all stamped sometime in 2010.
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:08 AM   #4
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has there even been a g serial?

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Yes, for example G123456 like this!
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:11 AM   #5
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Rolex have quite a few running at the moment,V,G,M,plus the random 2 letter plus numbers, but they are all just case stamps all stamped sometime in 2010.
If the serial is G123456(for example), is that mean a new or old watch?
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:13 AM   #6
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Rolex have quite a few running at the moment,V,G,M,plus the random 2 letter plus numbers, but they are all just case stamps all stamped sometime in 2010.
There has also been reports of random s/n that only have 1 letter with 7 numbers. G & M s/n's follow the V series... but I do not know if G is first, or if M is first. Like Padi said... V,G,M are all being used at the moment. My V series is a V9xxxxx - which indicates that the V series is on its way out. I've seen a V98xxxx on this forum.
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:24 AM   #7
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There has also been reports of random s/n that only have 1 letter with 7 numbers. G & M s/n's follow the V series... but I do not know if G is first, or if M is first. Like Padi said... V,G,M are all being used at the moment. My V series is a V9xxxxx - which indicates that the V series is on its way out. I've seen a V98xxxx on this forum.
The story is like this, I asked for a Exp2 V serial, but the salelady(quite hottest) show me a G serial and also told me that's a newest serial, so I want to confirm what she said.
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:29 AM   #8
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The story is like this, I asked for a Exp2 V serial, but the salelady(quite hottest) show me a G serial and also told me that's a newest serial, so I want to confirm what she said.
Newest current s/n's would include G, M and the random s/n.

G series and M series s/n's will look like this:

G123456
M123456

The random s/n will be 8 characters in length, including a combination of both letters and numbers in any (random) position.

Your saleslady is speaking truth. G series would be apart of the new s/n's currently being released at AD's.
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:30 AM   #9
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I just picked up a new Sub c LV and it is G04xxxx.
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:32 AM   #10
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My ss subc has a G (the only letter) in the 7th position of an 8 digit serial
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:56 AM   #11
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My ss subc has a G (the only letter) in the 7th position of an 8 digit serial
Ah that's a G to the 7th power s/n - very rare!
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Old 16 September 2010, 04:26 AM   #12
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Rolex always leaves a tail to their users, can say there's no specs at all.
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Old 16 September 2010, 04:57 AM   #13
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My ss subc has a G (the only letter) in the 7th position of an 8 digit serial
That is a random s/n
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Old 16 September 2010, 04:59 AM   #14
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Newest current s/n's would include G, M and the random s/n.
Aren't m serials old? The first LV I bought 2 years ago was an M.
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Old 16 September 2010, 08:33 AM   #15
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Mine has two letters first GUxxxxxx
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Old 16 September 2010, 09:05 AM   #16
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If it's G and six numerals, then no one knows what it is...

If it's G and seven alphanumerics then it's a 2010.
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Old 16 September 2010, 11:19 AM   #17
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Aren't m serials old? The first LV I bought 2 years ago was an M.
There have been several reports of M series SubC's on this forum...
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Old 16 September 2010, 11:22 AM   #18
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If it's G and six numerals, then no one knows what it is...

If it's G and seven alphanumerics then it's a 2010.
My thoughts exactly. I can only guess that perhaps there might be a G series that is going to follow the V series that we will see running parallel with the new random s/n...

There have been a few reports on this forum of G series s/n - but some of those reports I reckon are of random s/n that start with a G.
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:01 PM   #19
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If it's G and six numerals, then no one knows what it is...

If it's G and seven alphanumerics then it's a 2010.
Right............and if it's "quite hottest" it could be a G-string!
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:21 PM   #20
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My green ceramic sub is a G serial number , only two of these came into the uk
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Old 16 September 2010, 03:25 PM   #21
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Right............and if it's "quite hottest" it could be a G-string!
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Old 16 September 2010, 05:20 PM   #22
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I've seen the G serial on a couple of 16610s, but that's about it
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My new Sub-C has serial # D.A.V.I.N.C.I.C.O.D.E.......I find that quite cool. It will be worth stacks of $ in a 1000 years
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Just cannot believe for the life of me all this fuss over a approximation when a case might or might not have been stamped.
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Old 16 September 2010, 10:20 PM   #25
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If it's G and six numerals, then no one knows what it is...

If it's G and seven alphanumerics then it's a 2010.
Exactly, I got my new one Rolex at AD yesterday with this, G+six munerals.
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I have a G serial submariner date non-ceramic purchased this year. I was surprised it wasn't an M or V series. Since it was from an AD I wasn't worried. I can see the value of knowing what serial numbers are out there to help in dating and validating a potential used purchase (albeit it can be faked). All the details should add up.
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Old 26 October 2010, 08:03 PM   #28
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My SUB S/S

Mine is a G with 6 digits and was bought from official dealer only yesterday, its not the ceramic but new. He told me its 3 months old the last one he got.

Might of been sales talk though I was having it regardless!!

The one I bought in June that was stolen was a G also.
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my green sub ceramic is G 003152
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Old 26 October 2010, 10:43 PM   #30
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The story is like this, I asked for a Exp2 V serial, but the salelady(quite hottest) show me a G serial and also told me that's a newest serial, so I want to confirm what she said.
How about tell her to forget the serial number and go straight for her phone number!

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